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Planning a two-day visit to Apollo Bay? Below we have put together a suggested 2 day itinerary to help you make the most of your 2 days in Apollo Bay at this stunning location that has so much to offer.

What You Can Do In 2 Days In Apollo Bay

Want an action-packed Apollo Bay weekend away? Here is our suggested 2 day itinerary:

Day 1

Day 1 begins with an early morning swim at the beach; What better way to start your 2 days in Apollo Bay?! Next up is a kayak to the Australian Fur Seal Colony where you can also enjoy some snorkelling. After an active morning, it's time to try out one of the local spots for lunch. You’ve got a great choice of cafes, restaurants, bakeries, international cuisine and more. For the afternoon, it’s a helicopter or aeroplane flight to the 12 Apostles via the Shipwreck coast and Otway rainforest – what a stunning way to see this magnificent region. To finish an awesome action-packed day, grab some fresh fish & chips and head to the beach or try one of the local restaurants offering the ‘catch of the day’ to enjoy the freshest of fresh seafood (Apollo Bay is known as the crayfish capital!).

Day 2

On day 2 you’re getting out on the water on one of the local fishing charters. Take in the stunning scenery and maybe you’ll be lucky enough to catch a flat head, snapper, shark or even tuna.

To wrap up a fantastic 2 days in Apollo Bay, your last activity is a tour guided by a conservationist to discover the local wildlife and learn about the local ecology. Before you head off, grab an ice cream to enjoy on your trip back home.

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Accommodation & Transport Options

For your Apollo Bay weekend away, there is a great selection of accommodation options ranging from backpackers & camping/caravan parks right through to retreats and luxury holiday houses. All fantastic options as a base for your 2 days in Apollo Bay.

You can get to Apollo Bay by car, plane, bus or train – it is only 197 kilometres from Melbourne and there are spectacular views to enjoy on your way here along the Great Ocean Road.

Plan Your Apollo Bay Weekend Away

Contact the Apollo Bay Visitor Information Centre to speak with local experts about what you can do in 2 days in Apollo Bay so you can make the most of your Apollo Bay weekend away.

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